Emerging Markets

Short-Term Headwinds May Create Long-Term Opportunities

In this Q&A, Senior Portfolio Manager Patricia Ribeiro and Senior Client Portfolio Manager Nathan Chaudoin discuss why we believe the current market environment may present opportunities for long-term emerging markets (EM) investors.

Emerging Markets Equity Strategy Insights

Hear directly from our emerging markets equity investment team on performance, portfolio positioning and the market environment.

Revisiting Earnings Acceleration

Is earnings acceleration an underused source of diversification and excess return? See what the new data shows across regions, sectors and factors in different market environments.

Outlook: Sequenced Rather Than Synchronized

As countries emerge from lockdown and vaccinations accelerate, we expect continued improvement in growth in the second half.

Emerging Markets Sustainable Impact Report

Investing for positive impact continues to evolve. It has quickly become a mainstream way to manage risk and uncover opportunities that traditional financial analysis may fail to capture.

Trailblazing through Emerging Markets

Get to know Patricia Ribeiro, head of the American Century Investments emerging markets equity team.

COVID-19 Changes Will Affect Emerging Markets Investment Opportunities Beyond Technology

New investment opportunities in emerging markets (EM) are resulting from the coronavirus pandemic’s impact on consumer behavior.

Why Alignment with the SDGs Is Crucial When Investing in Developing Economies

At American Century Investments®, we think impact investing using the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) framework is especially crucial in emerging markets (EM).

EM Central Banks Enter Uncharted Policy Waters

Previously, EM policymakers sought to protect their currencies when capital flows suddenly stopped. Now, they are trying to protect growth—at any cost.

Breaching Benchmark Borders in Emerging Markets

Finding value and managing risk in emerging markets debt often means seeking opportunities beyond the constraints of a broad market benchmark.

The Advantage of an Active Approach in Emerging Markets

We believe active managers are well positioned to exploit inherent inefficiencies in emerging markets.

Sustainable Investing in Emerging Markets

There's a lot of talk about ESG investing. However, few managers have focused on emerging markets—and that's where we see a lot of potential.

Opportunities in China Amid the Trade War

Trade war aside, Sr. Portfolio Manager Patricia Ribeiro is still finding opportunities to invest in China. Find out how in her latest quarterly update.

U.N. Sustainable Development Goals Present Opportunities in Emerging Markets

By investing with the intention of helping to advance the Sustainable Development Goals, you can play a critical role in creating a more inclusive society.

Emerging Markets Debt: An Important Diversifier

The return potential of developing economies is a given. But, the ability to capture it without undue risk is not.

Opportunities in Emerging Markets Small-Cap Investing

Senior Portfolio Manager Patricia Ribeiro explains how adding small-cap stocks to an emerging markets (EM) allocation may improve returns, provide portfolio diversification and reduce overall portfolio volatility.

The Importance of SDG Investing in Emerging Markets

Learn why we believe investors may achieve alpha with impact without compromising solid returns.

Earnings Acceleration

Learn our take on why emerging markets have demonstrated stronger long-term growth characteristics than developed markets for more than a decade.

Is Now the Time for Value Investing in Emerging Markets?

Despite the fears gripping emerging markets, we see attractive opportunities for long-term investors.

    Our EM Capabilities

    Emerging Markets

    Our Emerging Markets strategy seeks to invest in companies that are located primarily in emerging markets and demonstrating accelerating growth.

    Emerging Markets Corporate Debt

    The Emerging Markets Corporate Debt Strategy seeks to add diversification and income to a core fixed income portfolio for investors pursuing reduced duration and minimal local currency risk.

    Emerging Markets Debt Total Return

    The Emerging Markets Debt Total Return Strategy seeks to deliver most of the upside of emerging markets debt, with 50% - 75% of the risk over a full market cycle.